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#Captain

# captain - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

Leinster confirm Leo Cullen as permanent head coach on two-year deal
# Top Man
From The42
# Top Man

Leinster confirm Leo Cullen as permanent head coach on two-year deal

Aug 19th 2015, 11:55 AM 14,284 Views 57 Comments

Defence coach Kurt McQuilkin has also extended his contract to two years.

# captain - Friday 14 August, 2015

Birds Eye introduced chicken dipper canapes and everyone cried notions
# What Fresh Hell Is This
From The Daily Edge
# What Fresh Hell Is This

Birds Eye introduced chicken dipper canapes and everyone cried notions

Aug 14th 2015, 7:07 PM 4,897 Views 2 Comments

We are through the looking glass now.

The Tullow Tank is delighted to be captaining Ireland for the first time
# Sob
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# Sob

The Tullow Tank is delighted to be captaining Ireland for the first time

Aug 14th 2015, 2:45 PM 7,568 Views 19 Comments

Leinster’s Sean O’Brien is at number eight for tomorrow’s clash with Scotland.

'Cian is a chirpy and happy fella... you don’t want to get him mad!'
# Captain O'Brien
From The42
# Captain O'Brien

'Cian is a chirpy and happy fella... you don’t want to get him mad!'

Aug 14th 2015, 1:21 PM 7,142 Views 3 Comments

Sean O’Brien says the Ireland prop as maintained a positive attitude during rehab.

# captain - Saturday 8 August, 2015

Heaslip not getting carried away with Ireland's comprehensive win over Wales
# Level Head
From The42
# Level Head

Heaslip not getting carried away with Ireland's comprehensive win over Wales

Aug 8th 2015, 7:21 PM 10,146 Views 10 Comments

The Irish captain was content with a ‘good, solid’ performance in Cardiff.

# captain - Friday 10 July, 2015

Jordan Henderson appointed Liverpool captain as Skrtel signs new Anfield contract
# Skipper
From The42
# Skipper

Jordan Henderson appointed Liverpool captain as Skrtel signs new Anfield contract

Jul 10th 2015, 5:25 PM 6,514 Views 19 Comments

It’s been a busy day for the Reds.

# captain - Friday 3 July, 2015

McCaw: 'I was actually in a bit of a dark space. I didn't want to talk about it'
# Legend
From The42
# Legend

McCaw: 'I was actually in a bit of a dark space. I didn't want to talk about it'

Jul 3rd 2015, 11:33 AM 10,649 Views 1 Comment

The All Blacks captain says coming back from a concussion in 2004 was a difficult time.

# captain - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

'I feel I have something to prove for Kerry because I'm a basketballer slash footballer'
# Kingdom Fire
From The42
# Kingdom Fire

'I feel I have something to prove for Kerry because I'm a basketballer slash footballer'

Jun 10th 2015, 9:00 PM 4,339 Views 2 Comments

What motivates Kerry captain Kieran Donaghy?

# captain - Saturday 6 June, 2015

Calls for 'death sentence' for doomed ship's captain as death toll reaches 396
# Yangtze River
# Yangtze River

Calls for 'death sentence' for doomed ship's captain as death toll reaches 396

Jun 6th 2015, 8:55 AM 12,217 Views 13 Comments

There are thousands of soldiers involved in the rescue operation.

# captain - Thursday 7 May, 2015

Clontarf aiming for 'massive feat' with back-to-back AIL titles
# Club Rugby
From The42
# Club Rugby

Clontarf aiming for 'massive feat' with back-to-back AIL titles

May 7th 2015, 8:05 PM 5,636 Views 1 Comment

Andy Wood’s men take on Lansdowne in the Ulster Bank League Division 1A final this weekend.

# captain - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

This is what investigators think happened to the sunken migrant boat
# Disaster
# Disaster

This is what investigators think happened to the sunken migrant boat

Apr 22nd 2015, 8:18 AM 11,416 Views 6 Comments

The captain has been arrested.

# captain - Friday 10 April, 2015

'I knew I was never going to miss it' - Tipp U21 captain's determination to play after injury
# Through The Pain Barrier
From The42
# Through The Pain Barrier

'I knew I was never going to miss it' - Tipp U21 captain's determination to play after injury

Apr 10th 2015, 9:10 AM 7,649 Views 4 Comments

Colin O’Riordan helped the Premier team to glory in last night’s final against Cork.

# captain - Saturday 28 March, 2015

Germanwings pilot makes emotional speech in cabin to reassure passengers
# Captain
# Captain

Germanwings pilot makes emotional speech in cabin to reassure passengers

Mar 28th 2015, 7:59 AM 64,074 Views 50 Comments

The captain personally welcomed passengers onto the plane as they walked on and told them he would get them safely to their destination.

# captain - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

Costa Concordia captain sentenced to 16 years for manslaughter
# Schettino
# Schettino

Costa Concordia captain sentenced to 16 years for manslaughter

Feb 11th 2015, 7:52 PM 13,239 Views 23 Comments

Prosecutors had branded him a ‘reckless idiot’.

# captain - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

Niamh Briggs has been named the new Ireland Women captain
# Skipper
From The42
# Skipper

Niamh Briggs has been named the new Ireland Women captain

Jan 27th 2015, 7:11 PM 3,542 Views 3 Comments

The Waterford native was an obvious choice given her experience at the highest level.

# captain - Monday 19 January, 2015

'We’ve left our fans down, we’ve left our families down' - Peter O'Mahony
# Out Of Europe
From The42
# Out Of Europe

'We’ve left our fans down, we’ve left our families down' - Peter O'Mahony

Jan 19th 2015, 6:15 AM 7,149 Views 16 Comments

The Munster captain was understandably gutted after his side’s defeat to Saracens on Saturday.

# captain - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Donal O'Grady - 'My gut instinct said I have to bring him down or else the match is over'
# Whatever It Takes
From The42
# Whatever It Takes

Donal O'Grady - 'My gut instinct said I have to bring him down or else the match is over'

Jan 15th 2015, 6:30 AM 6,421 Views 11 Comments

Limerick’s captain on THAT foul on Richie Power.

# captain - Monday 12 January, 2015

Leinster captain Jamie Heaslip an injury doubt for visit of Castres
# 50/50
From The42
# 50/50

Leinster captain Jamie Heaslip an injury doubt for visit of Castres

Jan 12th 2015, 2:09 PM 4,142 Views 5 Comments

The Ireland number eight suffered a shoulder injury two weekends ago against Ulster.

# captain - Thursday 8 January, 2015

Cork have named a new senior hurling captain for the 2015 season
# New Skipper
From The42
# New Skipper

Cork have named a new senior hurling captain for the 2015 season

Jan 8th 2015, 7:05 PM 11,042 Views 23 Comments

And they’ve turned to their goalkeeper to lead them.

# captain - Monday 5 January, 2015

Heaslip injury relief for Leinster as Marty Moore gets set for comeback
# Unbreakable
From The42
# Unbreakable

Heaslip injury relief for Leinster as Marty Moore gets set for comeback

Jan 5th 2015, 2:01 PM 8,282 Views 13 Comments

The Leinster captain was forced off in the first half against Ulster last weekend.

# captain - Friday 12 December, 2014

Matt O'Connor has 'opened up' Leinster's game - Jamie Heaslip
# Mindset
From The42
# Mindset

Matt O'Connor has 'opened up' Leinster's game - Jamie Heaslip

Dec 12th 2014, 5:00 PM 8,576 Views 24 Comments

The eastern province’s captain says his side are being pushed to be less ‘robotic’ by their Australian coach.

# captain - Monday 8 December, 2014

Leinster captain Heaslip: 'I don't think there's a lot between the sides'
# Captain's Verdict
From The42
# Captain's Verdict

Leinster captain Heaslip: 'I don't think there's a lot between the sides'

Dec 8th 2014, 8:00 AM 7,726 Views 19 Comments

The number eight is confident that his side can turn things around before the return leg against Harlequins.

# captain - Monday 1 December, 2014

2010 All-Ireland winning captain Kelly announces his Tipperary retirement
# Stepping Down
From The42
# Stepping Down

2010 All-Ireland winning captain Kelly announces his Tipperary retirement

Dec 1st 2014, 6:15 PM 13,707 Views 26 Comments

Kelly captained Tipperary to glory in 2010.

# captain - Friday 21 November, 2014

Hooper enjoying life under Cheika ahead of meeting with in-form Ireland
# Skipper
From The42
# Skipper

Hooper enjoying life under Cheika ahead of meeting with in-form Ireland

Nov 21st 2014, 4:21 PM 3,679 Views 1 Comment

‘They are number three in the world now, a spot that we’ve held for most of the year,’ says the Wallabies openside.

# captain - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

Declan O'Sullivan retires as part of a special group of 8 GAA greats
# Captain Of The Kingdom
From The42
# Captain Of The Kingdom

Declan O'Sullivan retires as part of a special group of 8 GAA greats

Nov 19th 2014, 8:30 PM 5,688 Views 2 Comments

O’Sullivan joins men from Kerry, Roscommon, Cavan, Mayo, Galway, Dublin and Tyrone as a player who has lifted Sam Maguire more than once.

# captain - Saturday 8 November, 2014

'I didn't mention the injuries once' - Schmidt proud of Ireland's intelligence
# Smarts
From The42
# Smarts

'I didn't mention the injuries once' - Schmidt proud of Ireland's intelligence

Nov 8th 2014, 9:30 PM 37,286 Views 53 Comments

The Kiwi head coach was enthused by the excellence of Conor Murray and Johnny Sexton in the halfbacks.

# captain - Monday 20 October, 2014

'We were lucky' - Man of the match Heaslip wants more from Leinster
# Honesty
From The42
# Honesty

'We were lucky' - Man of the match Heaslip wants more from Leinster

Oct 20th 2014, 8:00 AM 8,180 Views 28 Comments

The Ireland No. 8 gave an open and accurate analysis of his side’s performance at the RDS.

# captain - Thursday 2 October, 2014

VIDEO: Lester Ryan was giving All-Ireland winning speeches 'as Gaeilge' as a 10-year-old From The42

VIDEO: Lester Ryan was giving All-Ireland winning speeches 'as Gaeilge' as a 10-year-old

Oct 2nd 2014, 12:29 PM 6,477 Views 7 Comments

The Clara man had been practising for last Saturday since 1998.

Jones happy with leadership role as Munster prep for 'dangerous' Leinster backs
# Leader
From The42
# Leader

Jones happy with leadership role as Munster prep for 'dangerous' Leinster backs

Oct 2nd 2014, 6:30 AM 3,142 Views 3 Comments

The 27-year-old captained the province for the first time three weeks ago against Treviso.

Clarke 'the perfect man' for Ryder Cup captaincy, says McIlroy
# Backing
From The42
# Backing

Clarke 'the perfect man' for Ryder Cup captaincy, says McIlroy

Oct 2nd 2014, 12:05 AM 3,544 Views 3 Comments

The 46-year-old is among the favourites to succeed Paul McGinley as captain of Europe

# captain - Thursday 18 September, 2014

Heaslip eager to put his unique stamp on Leinster captaincy
# Leader
From The42
# Leader

Heaslip eager to put his unique stamp on Leinster captaincy

Sep 18th 2014, 6:30 AM 2,454 Views 19 Comments

The 30-year-old has taken over as the squad’s leader following the retirement of Leo Cullen.

# captain - Friday 5 September, 2014

Matured Muldoon better equipped to thrive in Connacht captaincy
# Leader
From The42
# Leader

Matured Muldoon better equipped to thrive in Connacht captaincy

Sep 5th 2014, 7:45 AM 2,315 Views 3 Comments

The 31-year-old back row explains how his approach to the role is different second time around.

# captain - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

'It was a complete lack of performance from our side' - Ireland coach Doyle
# Disappointment
From The42
# Disappointment

'It was a complete lack of performance from our side' - Ireland coach Doyle

Aug 13th 2014, 8:02 PM 8,239 Views 6 Comments

Ireland’s passive defence was of particular annoyance to players and coaches alike.

# captain - Thursday 7 August, 2014

Not looking good for Cork's captain to be fit for All-Ireland semi-final
# Race Against Time
From The42
# Race Against Time

Not looking good for Cork's captain to be fit for All-Ireland semi-final

Aug 7th 2014, 11:00 AM 4,810 Views 10 Comments

Patrick Cronin may be unavailable for Cork against Tipperary.

# captain - Friday 1 August, 2014

Rory Best named new Ulster captain
# Skipper
From The42
# Skipper

Rory Best named new Ulster captain

Aug 1st 2014, 2:01 PM 3,008 Views 5 Comments

The 30-year-old hooker says he is honoured to take over from the retired Johann Muller.

# captain - Sunday 27 July, 2014

Limerick hopeful captain O'Grady will recover from injury for All-Ireland semi-final
# Captain
From The42
# Captain

Limerick hopeful captain O'Grady will recover from injury for All-Ireland semi-final

Jul 27th 2014, 4:12 PM 4,059 Views 0 Comments

The Munster title-winning captain was unavailable for today’s win over Wexford in Thurles.

# captain - Monday 14 July, 2014

Wales captain Warburton could be clubless as civil war continues
# In Limbo
From The42
# In Limbo

Wales captain Warburton could be clubless as civil war continues

Jul 14th 2014, 11:38 AM 7,961 Views 10 Comments

The 25-year-old is facing the possibility of having no club side for the start of the season.

# captain - Saturday 5 July, 2014

'I don’t walk away from things' - Dubs' camogie captain Louise O'Hara
# Longevity
From The42
# Longevity

'I don’t walk away from things' - Dubs' camogie captain Louise O'Hara

Jul 5th 2014, 8:15 AM 7,799 Views 1 Comment

The 35-year-old is back for another All-Ireland with Dublin, despite her busy life in charge of two crèches.

# captain - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

Dominic Ryan made captain of Emerging Ireland as McCarthy withdraws through injury
# Promotion
From The42
# Promotion

Dominic Ryan made captain of Emerging Ireland as McCarthy withdraws through injury

Jun 3rd 2014, 4:49 PM 5,095 Views 13 Comments

With late call-ups to the senior squad, Stuart McCloskey, Ricky Lutton and Billy Holland are packing their bags for Romania.

# captain - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

'The letters were just full of crazy stuff' - hate mail sent to Limerick captain disappoints chief
# Bitter Fallout
From The42
# Bitter Fallout

'The letters were just full of crazy stuff' - hate mail sent to Limerick captain disappoints chief

May 28th 2014, 7:45 AM 6,384 Views 8 Comments

Donal O’Grady had to deal with irate supporters after Limerick’s All-Ireland semi-final loss to Clare last year.